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alligator

amphibious reptiles of the order Crocodylia. The closely related crocodile, caiman and gavials are also members.

alligator clips
spring-loaded, slightly-toothed clamps with long jaws; used particularly as electrodes on an electrocardiograph because they can be easily attached to the animal's skin.
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TEST PROBES: Attach alligator clips to each lead on the heating element and turn on the VOM.
Tool kit Swiss army knife, wire cutters, wire strippers, alligator clips, matches, screwdrivers, small hammers, scissors, and electrical tape.
On the following pages, we show you how to make adornments out of such ordinary materials as buttons, wood molding and details, clay, even alligator clips and other electronic parts.
Test Leads Shall Be Fully Insulated Alligator Clips With Wide Jaws.
The Alligator is a meter with six-inch alligator clips that allows the constant monitoring of the heating cable.
Police believe the killer attached alligator clips to the ears of the sleeping mum and two of her three children and turned on the power at the family home in Glenroy - 15km from Melbourne.
Once there, however, they get right into alligator clips and batteries or studying sound waves.
Attach one of the jumper wire's alligator clips to the spark plug cable's terminal, which is located inside the rubber "boot.